Our Emergency Response Team, working the with the Canoa Ministry of Health in Ecuador, organizes a special day for displaced families to get some much needed psychosocial support – a day of fun and practical help on the road to recovery from the earthquake.
Our Emergency Response Director shares her personal view from ground level in Ecuador in the first days after the worst earthquake in decades shattered the country.
Kate Dischino, our Associate Director of Emergency Programs, tells how her career began with the personal relationships that grew out of the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and how AmeriCares has built a strong network of partners to meet health emergencies since that time.
Impact of repair and replacement of a water tower damaged by a powerful tornado in Gifford, Illinois
Acting on lessons learned from previous disasters, and making Investments in disaster preparedness have real impacts.